Friday, November 28, 2008

Carl Curtis Wierman, 85, of Willits, Calif., passed away on Nov. 12, 2008, in Convalesence Hospital in Willits after a long illness. He was born Sept. 4, 1923, in Barry County the son of George Washington and Martha Elizabeth "Lizzie" (Truhitte) Wierman.

He married Lucille "Billie" Dalton in 1946, and they lived in Cassville until 1950 when they moved to California where he worked in the lumber industry.

Graveside services were held Monday, Nov. 17, at the Willits Cemetery in Willits, Calif.

Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Billie; two daughters, Margaret Balz, of Willits, Calif., and Carla Ashworth, of Sacramento, Calif.; two sons, Carl Lee Wierman and Garry Wierman, both of Willits, Calif.; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Gwen Walter; five brothers, Clyde, Wilbur "Web", Oscar "Doc", Luther and Dick; and three sisters, Lena Johnson, Bertha Writer and Lydia Wierman.

Arrangements were by anker-Lucier Mortuary of Willits, Calif.